This SDK is a Ruby interface to access the Meetup.com API. It provides RESTful HTTP and streaming interfaces for exploring and interacting with the Meetup platform. This includes; categories, checkins, cities, events and more. Meetup brings people together in thousands of cities to organize more of what they want to do in life.
Facebook hosted a develop conference in San Francisco Wednesday, its first such effort in three years. The event included not only new user-facing features in the giant social network, but a range of initiatives that should entice developers to look at Facebook with a new pair of money-tinted glasses.
Discussion of Google's recent acquisition of Jambool has largely centered around its virtual currency platform, Social Gold. The power behind that platform comes in the form of the Social Gold API. Again, Google has bought a company whose API is central to its success.